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Review: could Black cohosh cause Constipation?

Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Black cohosh, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Metastases to bone.

We study 217 people who have side effects while taking Black cohosh from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Black cohosh

Black cohosh has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 273 Black cohosh users)

Constipation

Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,342 Constipation patients)

On Dec, 31, 2014: 217 people reported to have side effects when taking Black cohosh. Among them, 27 people (12.44%) have Constipation.

Trend of Constipation in Black cohosh reports

Time on Black cohosh when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Black cohosh * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%60.00%20.00%20.00%

Severity of Constipation when taking Black cohosh ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Constipation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to bone (19 people, 70.37%)
  2. Depression (19 people, 70.37%)
  3. Hypertension (19 people, 70.37%)
  4. Breast cancer (19 people, 70.37%)
  5. Bone pain (19 people, 70.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (21 people, 77.78%)
  2. Potassium chloride (20 people, 74.07%)
  3. Wellbutrin (20 people, 74.07%)
  4. Promethazine (20 people, 74.07%)
  5. Glucovance (19 people, 70.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Cymbalta r/t autonomic neuropathy
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    can these two to be taken together atenolol and black cohosh
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    In childrens hospital now have given the tag virus for stomach pain at night that is relieved by morphine
  • Can my symptoms actually pinpoint a cause/condition? (1 answer)
    I would just like insight on this. I'm on pain management right now, but it's just to manage the pain. Every thing else has really been not taken serious by any physican it office I've been to. Is this normal stuff many woman go through? I'm just sick of feeling like this between the constant pain & the daily having to pluck hairs it's insane. I'm in fantastic shape(used to be double my weight & now I'm 100lbs), the best looking I've ever been with a incredibly good looking husband & a wonderful family. My issues seem to detour a lot of things & while I'm young I'd like to get this solved or some type of solution to even maintain myself, not looking for a miracle, but would really appreciate answers.
  • Since taking mupirocin for nasal condition i have developed constipation. are they related and to do?
    Have been using this product for about a week to 10 days. I have suddenly developed constipation. Are they related? and how long does this last.

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